Tagged: Community engagement

Council responds to Station Street letter

April 27, 2018Posted in: Community, Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead and Council’s General Manager Ann Prendergast have responded to an open letter penned by Mr Hewson in the Southern Highland News. Dated Friday 6 April 2018, the letter raises a number of issues regarding Council’s proposed upgrade of Station Street in Bowral. “While Mr Hewson is entitled to his...

Draft Urban Tree Policy on exhibition

March 7, 2018Posted in: Other

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Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Urban Tree Policy for public exhibition at Wednesday evening’s Ordinary Council Meeting. The draft policy provides strategic direction and management of Council controlled trees and will be on public exhibition until 30 March 2018. During this period residents are invited to...

Draft Media Policy on exhibition

December 15, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is seeking comment from residents after councillors unanimously endorsed a draft Media Policy for public exhibition at Wednesday evening’s Ordinary Council Meeting. Council’s Deputy General Manager, Corporate, Strategy and Development Services, Mark Pepping explained the purpose of the draft policy. “This draft policy prescribes how Council intends to respond to both traditional...

Bowral Memorial Hall plans on exhibition

September 28, 2017Posted in: Development

Bowral Memorial Hall Artists Impression

Detailed plans to transform Bowral Memorial Hall into a modern concert hall for music are now on public exhibition. The plans detail the scope of the proposed $3.4 million project including internal re-development and structural upgrades to the existing hall. Council’s Cultural Development Officer Jenny Kena gave a brief overview of the project. “Bowral Memorial...

Station Street public meeting confirmed for 20 September

September 8, 2017Posted in: Events

A public meeting to discuss the proposed $9.5 million upgrade of Station Street in Bowral will take place on the evening of Wednesday 20 September. The meeting follows several months of community consultation and the exhibition of the detailed concept plans for the long-awaited project and includes road realignments, changes to parking and streetscape improvements....